Junior varsity volleyball team wins Yankton Invite The Vermillion Tanagers junior varsity volleyball team won its division at the Yankton Optimist Invitational Volleyball Tournament last Saturday, Dec. 18 at the Summit Center in Yankton.
The young Tanagers defeated Sioux Falls Washington for the championship 15-4, 15-6.
In pool play earlier in the day the Tanagers defeated Huron (15-4, 12-15, 15-4), Yankton (12-15, 15-7, 15-10), and Spearfish (15-7, 15-10) to advance us to the championship match. We really played well in the championship match against Sioux Falls Washington. This tournament provided some of the best competition that we will see during the season."
The young Tanagers return to action next Wednesday, Dec. 29 as they host the junior varsity division of the third annual Southeast Area Classic at the VHS gym beginning at 9 a.m. Teams competing in the Classic will be Elk Point-Jefferson, Harrisburg, Lennox, Parkston, West Central and Vermillion.
Vermillion will play Lennox at 9 a.m. Harrisburg at 10 a.m. and West Central at 12 p.m.